Former union minister Babul Supriyo joins team Mamata

Kolkata: Former Union Minister Babul Supriyo joined Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress, two months after he was asked to resign as junior minister in the Environment Ministry and a month after saying he won't join any...

BJP's Priyanka Tibrewal to take on Mamata in Bhowanipore

Kolkata: The BJP has fielded high court lawyer Priyanka Tibrewal against chief minister Mamata Banerjee in the Bhowanipore assembly by-poll. Tibrewal’s claim to prominence is her consistent legal role to bring to book culprits of post-poll violence...

Phase One of the Bihar assembly polls saw an outstandingly high percentage of female voters as compared to males, even as the overall attendance at the polling booths dragged around 57 per cent, 6 per cent more than the 2010 figures.



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